When ammunition became low, the rescue boat was signalled, but capsized on its way in, drowning a Lieutenant.
Two weeks ago, near the Tappan Zee Bridge, a water taxi that lacked a valid Coast Guard certificate capsized on its way from Nyack to Tarrytown while carrying eight more people than its legal limit.
RSS Australians are shocked after a boat filled with asylum seekers capsizes on its way from Indonesia, and at least eight people die.
Elian's mother died at sea in November when the boat she was on with Elian capsized on its way to South Florida.
Today, a fishing trawler rented by CARE capsized on its way to Hatiya Island, and a CARE representative was reported missing.
The boat capsized in October 1992 on its way to the start in France of another round-the-world race.
Australians have been expressing shock after a boat filled with asylum seekers capsized on its way from Indonesia, killing at least seven people.
In October the old Danish war ship Prinz Valdemar capsized in the channel in the port of Miami on its way to becoming a floating hotel, blocking shipping access to Miami for weeks.